Sunshine’s Health Food Store & Vegetarian Deli

A vegetarian/vegan oasis near the University of Houston, Sunshine’s Health Food Store & Vegetarian Deli offers an expansive menu with daily specials ranging from spaghetti to enchiladas and nachos. The regular menu offers vegan burgers, po’ boy  sandwiches, wraps, deli-style sandwiches, soups, smoothies, and fresh juices. For a small store, the menu is very extensive and can be almost overwhelming. …

Snap Kitchen

Snap Kitchen focuses on delivering healthy food in convenient, pre-prepared portions. The company has four locations across the Houston area, each featuring a clean, bright café with some seating. The restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, dinner, juices, snacks, and desserts that are pre-prepared, but patrons can also get a made-to-order salad. The takeaway meals are pre-portioned and come in a variety …

Ruggles Green

Ruggles Green bills itself as “the greenest restaurants in Texas” due to its commitment to using local and organic ingredients. With four locations across the Houston metro area, the restaurant uses hormone-free meats, recycles everything, composts, and uses electricity generated 100% by wind. If their commitment to sustainability wasn’t enough of a reason to pay Ruggles Green a visit, their …

LoCal’s Healthy Joint

Looking for a borderline-overwhelming menu of healthy, low calorie meals? Look no further than LoCal’s Healthy Joint.  This conscientious restaurant uses only low-fat proteins, including bison, tuna, chicken, turkey, vegetarian proteins, and portabella mushrooms.  Foods are prepared only in healthy way, meaning nothing is ever fried, and all drink options are low calorie. Tacos, pasta, dinner entrees, rice bowls, and …

Harvest Organic Grille

Although many healthy restaurants cater to the lunch crowd, Harvest Organic Grille offers healthy dining in a more refined atmosphere. With locations in both the Galleria Area and West Houston, the restaurant touts its healthy cooking methods, meaning that all foods will only be grilled, seared or baked. The restaurant doesn’t even own a microwave, so you never have to …